Posts Tagged ‘ health insurance ’

Healthcare reform appeals to emotion, but logic falls flat

Dec 16th, 2009 | By | Category: Blogs, Opinions

by Zach Becker All Americans should have access to affordable healthcare and no one should be denied coverage by health insurers because they are sick. It’s a great ideal, but how great an idea is it in reality? Under the latest Senate bill, all Americans will be required to buy health insurance or else pay […]



Some thoughts before the President’s big speech

Sep 10th, 2009 | By | Category: Blogs

Health reform has become a win win for insurance and a lose lose for Americans. We’ll get less, pay more, and wreck our chances of getting the only system that makes sense, single payer, for at least a decade.



Do we value health or insurance? Follow the money

Aug 22nd, 2009 | By | Category: Columns, Opinions

The uninsured are our people, fellow Americans, for better or worse. Our ideology has such a stranglehold on our discourse that advocates of a single payer system, which most other industrial countries have, are virtually absent in the mainstream media